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Boston, MA: Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation; May 2011.
This report from the Lucian Leape Institute summarizes six concepts that require system-level attention and reveals potential concerns associated with health information technology.
Electronic medical records may boost patient safety.
Cornish A. National Public Radio. July 15, 2013.
Controversies in diagnosis: contemporary debates in the diagnostic safety literature.
Bergl PA, Wijesekera TP, Nassery N, Cosby KS. Diagnosis (Berl). 2019 May 27; [Epub ahead of print].
Patient Safety 101
Beyond burnout: a physician wellness hierarchy designed to prioritize interventions at the systems level.
Shapiro DE, Duquette C, Abbott LM, Babineau T, Pearl A, Haidet P. Am J Med. 2019;132:556-563.
Assessment of opioid prescribing practices before and after implementation of a health system intervention to reduce opioid overprescribing.
Meisenberg BR, Grover J, Campbell C, Korpon D. JAMA Network Open. 2018;1:e182908.
Selected medication safety risks that can easily fall off the radar screen—part 1, part 2, and part 3.
Grissinger M. P T. 2018;43:521,567;585-586;645-646,666.
Latex: a lingering and lurking safety risk.
Liberatore K. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2018 March;15.
Reducing interdisciplinary communication failures through secure text messaging: a quality improvement project.
Hansen JE, Lazow M, Hagedorn PA. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2018;3:e053.
Improving Patient Care Through Safe Health IT.
Philadelphia, PA: Pew Charitable Trusts; December 2017.
Automatable algorithms to identify nonmedical opioid use using electronic data: a systematic review.
Canan C, Polinski JM, Alexander GC, Kowal MK, Brennan TA, Shrank WH. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017;24:1204-1210.
The texting debate: beneficial means of communication or safety and security risk?
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. June 29, 2017;16:1-5.
Clinical reasoning in the context of active decision support during medication prescribing.
Horsky J, Aarts J, Verheul L, Seger DL, van der Sijs H, Bates DW. Int J Med Inform. 2017;97:1-11.
Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: Evidence-based Practices to Optimize Prescriber Use.
Philadelphia, PA: Pew Charitable Trusts and Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University; 2016.
Is an indication-based prescribing system in our future?
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. November 17, 2016;21:1-5.
Developing a high value care programme from the bottom up: a programme of faculty-resident improvement projects targeting harmful or unnecessary care.
Stinnett-Donnelly JM, Stevens PG, Hood VL. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:901-908.
Health IT Webinar Series.
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and RTI International. December 2014–September 2015.
How context affects electronic health record–based test result follow-up: a mixed-methods evaluation.
Menon S, Smith MW, Sittig DF, et al. BMJ Open. 2014;4:e005985.
Electronic medical record: a balancing act of patient safety, privacy and health care delivery.
Gummadi S, Housri N, Zimmers TA, Koniaris LG. Am J Med Sci. 2014;348:238-243.
Risk Management Pearls for Medication Safety: Part I and Part II.
Chicago, IL: American Society for Healthcare Risk Management; 2014.
ECRI announces top 10 healthcare technology hazards.
Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. November 5, 2013.
An initiative to improve the management of clinically significant test results in a large health care network.
Roy CL, Rothschild JM, Dighe AS, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:517-527.
Patient safety perspectives of providers and nurses: the experience of a rural ambulatory care practice using an EHR with e-prescribing.
Bramble JD, Abbott AA, Fuji KT, Paschal KA, Siracuse MV, Galt K. J Rural Health. 2013;29:383-391.
The role of the electronic health record in patient safety events.
Sparnon E, Marella WM. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2012;9:113-121.
Medication discrepancies in integrated electronic health records.
Linsky A, Simon SR. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:103-109.
Medication errors in paediatric outpatients.
Kaushal R, Goldmann DA, Keohane CA, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e30.
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